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Step Up for Down Syndrome

Other Event Type for Down Syndrome Association of Connecticut
Oct 02, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Deadline: September 20, 2021

Who's Going
Fundraising Goal $1,000
Expected Attendance 1,500
Reach 3,000
Ticket Price $0
Metro Area Hartford, CT
Exempt Status 501(c)(3) (IRS Form 990 Filed)
Nonprofit Category G - Diseases, Disorders & Medical Disciplines
Attendee Gender Ratio 50% Male, 50% Female
Potential Item Uses Raffle (Including Tricky Tray, Chinese Auction)
Promotion Website Facebook
Attendee Ages 0-4 Years 5-11 Years 12-17 Years 18-24 Years 25-34 Years 35-44 Years 45-54 Years 55-64 Years 65+ Years
Attendees' Children's Ages 0-4 Years 5-11 Years 12-17 Years 18+ Years
Special Populations Moms College Students Active People
Description

The Down Syndrome Association of Connecticut (DS ACT) is a non-profit organization open to anyone who wants to learn more about Down syndrome. DS ACT’s mission is to improve the lives of people with Down syndrome, by promoting equity, opportunities, inclusion, and by empowering them and their families in all aspects of life.

Our annual fundraising walk taking place, LIVE on Saturday, October 2nd at New Britain Bees Stadium, in New Britain, CT. This is our largest fund raising event of the year and accounts for the majority of our operating revenue.  After a year of virtual events, we are thrilled to be back to a live event where we anticipate over 1,500 participants - drawn from all over the state and beyond. We hope we can count your support in the form of a donation to our raffle, anything is appreciated.

New Britain Bees Stadium
230 John Karbonic Way
New Britain, CT 06051